Adalet Flameproof Enclosures Now Compliant to New Atex Standard


Cleveland, OH - June 2008 - Adalet is pleased to announce their flameproof enclosures are now updated to the new ATEX standard EN 60079-1:2007 for equipment protection by flameproof enclosures ('d') in explosive atmospheres. Effective March 1, 2007, CENELEC standard EN50018 was cancelled as the harmonized ATEX Directive flameproof standard and updated to the new ATEX standard EN60079-1 2007 edition. Adalet flameproof enclosure series XCEX & XIFCX flameproof junction boxes, XIHX flameproof instrument housings, and XJ_X screw cover enclosures are all updated to the new ATEX standard and are available for immediate shipment.

The Adalet XCPX series of ATEX Control Panels are designed to the EN 60079-1:2004 plus corrigendum ATEX standard. The XCPX certificate allows for the installation of control operators, motor control components, and all other CE marked components inside Adalet's complete line of ATEX certified enclosures. Adalet also provides services for installation and wiring of all control components as well as complete engineering design and review, certification, documentation.

Adalet, a Scott Fetzer Company, is a leading manufacturer of explosionproof enclosure systems and cable accessories, enclosure thermal management products and industrial NEMA rated sheet metal enclosures and related accessories. We offer custom modification as well as standard products for more than 80 years. The company holds certification under ISO-9001 International Standards for Quality Management. Adalet markets a broad line of industrial and explosionproof enclosure systems ranging from junction boxes, control stations, instrument and meter housings, increased safety terminal enclosures, panelboards and motor starters to mining couplers, pilot devices, cable fittings and other accessories.